Fishing Lake Métis Settlement, Alberta

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Fishing Lake Métis Settlement
Métis Settlement
Fishing Lake Métis Settlement is located in Alberta
Fishing Lake Métis Settlement
Fishing Lake Métis Settlement
Location of Fishing Lake Métis Settlement in Alberta
Coordinates: 53°59′N 110°10′W / 53.983°N 110.167°W / 53.983; -110.167Coordinates: 53°59′N 110°10′W / 53.983°N 110.167°W / 53.983; -110.167
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Central Alberta
Census division 12
 • Chair Lorne Dustow
 • Governing body Fishing Lake Métis Council
Website Official website

Fishing Lake Métis Settlement is a Métis settlement in central Alberta, Canada within the Municipal District of Bonnyville No. 87.[2] It is located approximately 15 km (9.3 mi) east of Highway 897 and 52 km (32 mi) south of Cold Lake.


As a designated place in the 2011 Census, Fishing Lake had a population of 436 living in 153 of its 170 total dwellings, a -9.9% change from its 2006 population of 484. With a land area of 355.74 km2 (137.35 sq mi), it had a population density of 1.2256/km2 (3.174/sq mi) in 2011.[3]

The population of the Fishing Lake Métis Settlement according to its 2009 municipal census is 952.[4]

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  1. ^ "Municipal Officials Search". Alberta Municipal Affairs. March 21, 2014. Retrieved March 23, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Specialized and Rural Municipalities and Their Communities". Alberta Municipal Affairs. 2012-11-05. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  3. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and designated places, 2011 and 2006 censuses (Alberta)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-04-07. 
  4. ^ "2010 Official Population List". Alberta Municipal Affairs. 2010-09-15. Retrieved 2011-05-21. 

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